Ready to Run Sale breeze ups complete

The Breeze Ups for New Zealand Bloodstock's Ready to Run Sale of Two-Year-Olds were concluded on Tuesday, with a total of 448 well educated youngsters filmed and timed over the final 200 metres of Te Rapa racecourse.

Waikato Racing Club's track recorded a Dead 6 on Monday with the fine weather drying it out to be rated a Dead 5 with a penetrometer reading of 3.1 today, which resulted in slightly faster Day Two times.

The fastest two breeze up times were provided by Kilgravin Lodge with Lot 303 a bay colt by Ishiguru from Glee Club stopping the clock in 10.08 seconds, the quickest of the two days.

Lyndhurst Farm presented Lot 295, a brown colt by Encosta de Lago from the Group 1 winning mare Foxwood, with a breeze up time of 10.58 seconds he is also a half brother to Group 3 winner Rockwood.

Partnering him in Heat 120 was Lot 90, an Elusive City bay colt from the Zabeel mare Sunshine Gold, with a smart breeze up time of 10.57 seconds.

A son of Stratum, Lot 433 is out of the race winning mare Monterosso. Offered by Esker Lodge, this bay colt completed the 200 metres in 11.09.

Click on to view the breeze up times. Breeze up clips will be available for viewing from 26 October. To order a copy of the Breeze Up clips contact New Zealand Bloodstock ( or 09 298 0055).